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secretary

1. (in Britain) a senior civil servant who assists a government minister
2. (in the US and New Zealand) the head of a government administrative department
3. (in Britain) See secretary of state
4. (in Australia) the head of a public service department
5. Diplomacy the assistant to an ambassador or diplomatic minister of certain countries
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These include a receptionist in Liverpool (PS9 to PS12 an hour), a trainee admin clerk in Wakefield, West Yorks (PS10,003 to PS12,675), an admin assistant in London (PS7) and a project administrator in Middlesex (up to PS14.
The course helped to build up my skills and as the time came for me to go out on placement, a position for an apprentice admin assistant arose.
Liam Parker, 18, admin assistant, Low Fell: "It should be benefits.
The admin assistant, who was getting the book for an anniversary present, said: "He's absolutely brilliant, it's been cold but it's definitely worth the wait.
Safer Bridgend Admin Assistant Hannah Richards said: "It's a 16-week programme and we've got young people from Sarn, Caerau, Wildmill and Nant-y-Moel taking part.
We started in May and one of our ladies has lost two and a half stone, she's our star," said admin assistant Trish Salisbury.
EASTER FUN: admin assistant Jane Goldthorpe, Nicholas Rees, 11, and Andrew Evans, 14, decorate eggs at the Easter fair at William Henry Smith School, Brighouse (PW020409Beaster)
The admin assistant began with a loan of just pounds 300, but she had to keep borrowing so she could meet the repayments.
Council admin assistant Kath, 33, was shopping with husband Alan at Asda in Aintree on Thursday evening when she realised she had gone into labour.
Presumably, she did want money when she stole PS13,000 from the local council while she worked there as an admin assistant.
But she would be the first to say if something is 'too young' - Eve Pawley, 27, Billingham, part-time admin assistant Definitely not.
Jo Vickeridge, admin assistant at the school, said the tradition had been going on in the village for more than 100 years ago.